Texas Legislature Could Make COVID-19 Liability Lawsuits Harder To WinProponents of the bill say employers and health care providers could be devastated by opportunistic, baseless lawsuits.
Don Huffines Says Border Security, Eliminating Property Tax Among Priorities In 2022 Primary Challenge To Gov. AbbottLike some Texas conservatives, Don Huffines has criticized Gov. Greg Abbott, so he's decided to run against him.
Texas Bill Banning Abortions As Early As 6 Weeks Into Pregnancy Heads To Gov. Abbott's DeskThe Texas measure is likely to draw a swift legal challenge from abortion rights groups.
Fort Worth Mayoral Runoff Candidates Discuss Policy Differences At ForumNeither Mattie Parker nor Deborah Peoples has held a publicly elected position before, and each was asked about that and how they would convince voters they're prepared for the job.
Runoff Election Date Set For Texas 6th Congressional District Seat Between Susan Wright And Jake EllzeyGovernor Greg Abbott issued a proclamation setting Tuesday, July 27 as the date for special runoff election to fill the 6th Congressional District seat vacated by the late Congressman Ron Wright.
Alcohol To-Go Becomes Law In TexasGov. Greg Abbott signed House Bill 1024 on Wednesday after it was passed by the Texas Senate on April 28.
Don Huffines Discusses Launching Primary Challenge To Gov. AbbottFormer state Sen. Don Huffines discusses his announcement to challenge Texas Gov. Greg Abbott in the 2022 GOP primary.
UTA Political Scientist Weighs In On The 6th Distirct RunoffUT Arlington Professor Rebecca Deen Weighs In On The 6th Distirct Runoff
Republican Susan Wright Talks 6th Congressional District Runoff ElectionRepublican Susan Wright Talks 6th Congressional District Runoff Election
Jack Fink Talks Upcoming Election With UTA Political Science Dept. Chair Rebecca DeenJack Fink Talks Upcoming Election With UTA Political Science Dept. Chair Rebecca Deen
Jack Fink Talks With Texas Democratic Party Chair Gilberto HinojosaJack Fink Talks With Texas Democratic Party Chair Gilberto Hinojosa
Sen. Ted Cruz Reacts To Biden's First 100 Days In Office Calling Them "Boring But Radical"Texas Senator Ted Cruz reacts to President Biden's first 100 days in office calling his performance "boring but radical." Cruz also addresses the crowded race for Texas' 6th congressional district seat, the crisis at the southern border & his opposition to super PAC campaign funding.
Rep. Van Duyne Previews Pres. Biden's AddressNorth Texas Congresswoman Beth Van Duyne Previews President Biden's Address To Joint-Congress Tonight By Reflecting On His First 100 Days In Office.
GOP governors move to end enhanced unemployment benefitsA growing number of GOP governors have said they will end increased unemployment insurance benefits, citing workforce shortages.
Inside the U.S. effort to place 20,000 migrant children with sponsorsOvercrowding in Border Patrol facilities has been reduced dramatically, but thousands of children continue to be housed in shelters while they wait to be released to family members in the U.S.
Ex-federal IT boss calls Biden cybersecurity order a game changerChristopher Krebs spoke with CBS News chief Washington correspondent Major Garrett for this week's episode of "The Takeout" podcast.
Gayle King explores the extraordinary life and reign of Queen Elizabeth II"The Queen Carries On: A Gayle King Special" looks at Queen Elizabeth II's life through the eyes of people who have grown up with her, been honored by her and reported on her for decades. The CBS News special spans the milestones of her journey from princess to Queen, her public and private challenges, her relationship with Prince Philip, and more.
Lawmakers reach deal on bipartisan January 6 commissionThe chair and ranking member of the House Homeland Security committee reached a deal to create a commission.
Department of Justice expresses concerns over Arizona GOP’s 2020 election auditThe U.S. Justice Department sent a letter to the Arizona Senate president warning about "potential non-compliance with federal laws." CBS News congressional correspondent Kris Van Cleave spoke to the Democratic Secretary of State who is receiving death threats for opposing the audit and she says she's worried Arizona won't be the last state to see such an effort.
Elise Stefanik elected to House GOP leadership postNew York Congresswoman Elise Stefanik was the frontrunner to replace Congresswoman Liz Cheney as GOP conference chair.
Death row inmate makes final plea to governor to have life sparedA Texas death row inmate scheduled to be executed next week is pleading with Governor Greg Abbott to spare his life. Quintin Jones was convicted of killing his great-aunt in 1999, when he was 20 years old. His advocates say Jones turned his life around in prison, and is remorseful. Omar Villafranca spoke to Jones' aunt. He reports from Dallas.
Eye Opener: CDC says people vaccinated against COVID-19 can go without masksThe Centers for Disease Control and Prevention says people who are fully vaccinated against COVID-19 can participate in indoor and outdoor activities without wearing masks and social distancing. Also, Israel is now preparing for a possible ground invasion of Gaza as the death toll from rockets and airstrikes continues to rise. All that and all that matters in today's Eye Opener. Your world in 90 seconds.
Urgent 911 calls after major crack found in I-40 bridgeThe 48-year-old span links Arkansas and Tennessee. The inspectors said police had to clear it immediately. Officials say repairs could take months.